What We Do

Learn

Past meetings have involved reversing custom-built Windows malware, setting up a network intrusion monitor with any Linux machine in less than 5 minutes, and cracking ciphers for security capture-the-flag competitions.


There is no required experience level to join.

Compete

Our team competes in the Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition each year.


WRCCDC 2017: 5th
WRCCDC 2016: 3rd
WRCCDC, NCCDC 2015: 1st, 2nd
WRCCDC, NCCDC 2014: 1st, 5th
WRCCDC 2013: 2nd

Join a Team

You can get involved right away. You can join the Internal team, which organizes CTFs, socials, and student-run talks. Or you can join the External team, which organizes events with companies, handles recruitment, and engages with CS 161.

Calendar

Join (Fall 2018)

MEET THE OFFICERS


Rahul Gupta

President

I'm a 3rd year EECS student interested in making systems secure. I was part of a (rather large) group that broke a Guinness World Record in Fall '17.

Revekka Kostoeva

VP Competition

Hello! I am a Computer Science and Applied Math double major. Also a Project Manager and Software Developer at VR@B: Brain Games. Apart from CTFs, I play tennis, CSGO, and love to knit! kostoeva.github.io

Liem Nguyen

VP Resources

I'm a third-year studying computer science. I love soccer, tennis, and dogs. Feel free to send me any music recommendations!

Anoosha Balebail

VP Industrial Relations

Hello! I'm Anoosha, a sophomore and a computer science/data science major. I enjoy all kinds of sports (specifically martial arts!), gaming and Netflix marathons.

Edward Qiu

Education Officer

Hey everyone! I'm 3rd year CS major interested in offensive security. I spend most of my time hunting for bugs on bug bounty programs and playing CTFs or on Hack The Box. Apart from security, I enjoy running and reading philosophy.

Veeral Patel

Advisor

I am a CS junior. I like watching The Office, playing Coup, and traveling to far off lands. I was Time Magazine's Person of Year in 2006.

To reach all our officers, email berke1337-admin@lists.berkeley.edu

MEET PAST MEMBERS


Yian Liou

Billy Zhao

Kevin Ma

Sponsors

Interested in sponsoring Berke1337 or hosting a recruiting event? Email us at berke1337-admin@lists.berkeley.edu.

A few companies we've hosted info sessions with:

Contact Us

Any questions at all? Email us at berke1337-admin@lists.berkeley.edu. We usually reply within the day.